Internal Competitions - Entry Information

Milne Shield and Milne Cup

  • Description
    A print (Milne Cup) and DPI (Milne Shield) competition of 1 round only
  • Subject
    1 image ‘Open’, the other set subject ‘Our Industrial Heritage’
  • Medium
    Monochrome or colour prints and digital images
  • Maximum Entry
    Maximum entry of 2 prints and 2 DPIs
  • Winner is given to the highest score on an individual print or DPI

 

2000 Trophy

  • Description
    A competition of 3 prints
  • Subject
    3 Open
  • Medium
    Monochrome or colour prints
  • Conditions
    Fixed entry of 3 prints, monochrome or colour, or a mixture of the 2
  • Maximum Entry
    1 set of 3 prints
    Winner is given to the set of prints which receives the highest score

 

Fun Knock Out Trophy

  • Description
    A fun competition for monochrome or colour DPIs
  • Subject
    Open
  • Medium
    Monochrome or colour digitally projected images
  • Conditions
    DPIs must never have been in previous DPS competition
  • Maximum Entry
    6 DPIs per entrant
  • Winner is given to the DPI chosen by members on the night

 

Ringrose Cup

  • Description
    Each entrant to submit 1 DPI from 5 categories out of 6 categories
  • Categories
    • 1 Nature
      Photographs of non-human living things (animals and plants). Farmyard animals, pet portraits and captive animals may be entered
    • 2 People
      Human portraits or human figures
    • 3 Scapes
      An outdoor scene of landscape, seascape, cityscape etc
    • 4 Altered images
      Manipulation of images, either with the camera at the time of capturing the image, or away from that seen through the viewfinder, to create photographic art
    • 5 Hi Key or Lo Key
      Images atken or manipulated outside the normal exposure limits to heighten their photographic appeal
    • 6 Travel
      An image taken outside the boundaries of the East Riding of Yorkshire which encapsulates the special nature of the area
  • Medium
    DPIs
  • Conditions
    1 set of 5 images, each of a different category from those listed above
  • Maximum Entry
    1 set of 5 DPI images per entrant
  • The winner is determined by individual scores being added together and the highest total wins

 

Four Related DPIs

  • Description
    A set of 4 DPI images which relate to each other as a story, or in some other coherent way
  • Subject
    Open
  • Medium
    DPIs
  • Conditions
    4 DPIs displayed as a set
  • Maximum Entry
    1 set of 4 DPIs per member
  • A mark out of 20 is awarded for the set of images. The way in which the images are related to one another should not be obscure. Careful choice of title may help

 

Arnold English Cup

  • Description
    A competition to find the best short AudioVisual presentataion
  • Subject
    Open
  • Medium
    DPIs with audio
  • Condition
    An AudioVisual sequence of projected images with musical or recorded spoken soundtrack to last no longer than 6 minutes. The sequence is to run automatically without operator input after the start.
  • Maximum Entry
    One sequence
  • The winner is the one chosen to be regarded as the best by the judge

 

Novice Trophy

  • Description
    A DPI competition for inexperienced members who have not won or been placed 2nd or 3rd in any DPS competition
  • Subject
    Open
  • Medium
    Monochrome or colour DPIs
  • Maximum Entry
    4 DPIs
  • The competition is judged in a critique form by three experienced DPS members. One winning image is chosen.

 

Jackson Trophy

  • Description
    Each entrant to submit 1 print from 3 categories out of 4 categories
  • Categories
    • 1 Architecture / Buildings / Structures
    • 2 Monochrome
    • 3 Street Photography
    • 4 Macro
  • Maximum Entry
    One set of three prints, each of a different category from those listed above
  • Medium
    Prints
  • The winner is determined by individual scores being added together and the highest total wins

 

Champions Colour & B & W

  • Description
    A competition to find the best print and DPI of the season
  • Subject
    Open
  • Medium
    Monochrome & Colour prints and/or DPIs
  • Conditions
    Monochrome prints and DPI’s previously entered in competitions this season are allowed entry in to this competition
  • Maximum Entry
    2 DPIs and 2 prints in each of Monochrome and Colour sections
  • The champion is determined by the individual print and DPI that achieves the highest score